FORT MYERS

Station Information

Station ID: 1106
Latitude: 26.646667
Longitude: -81.87
Coastline code: 940
Station code: 65
Country: UNITED STATES
Time span of data: 1965 – 2017
Completeness (%): 92
Date of last update: 14 Feb 2018

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker: Neighbouring Metric Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: FMYR
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: fmfl, fmfl2

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Fort Myers 940/065 RLR(1973) is 8.3m below BM 6

Documentation added 1993-07-29

Many stations on the Gulf coast have large values for September 1961.

Documentation added 2011-11-24

Using information from the NOAA website the RLR diagram has been revised. Previous Primary benchmark BM 6 no longer appears in the NOAA reports. Benchmark 5520 C 1978 which appears in the original RLR diagram is included in the NOAA 1987 report with the same value of 2.755m but does not feature in the 2003 report. Current Primary benchmark appears in both reports 5520 A 1978 with the same value of 2.746m relative to gauge datum.

Data Authority

N.O.A.A. / N.O.S.
N/oes33, Ssmc4, Room 6531
1305 East-West Highway
Silver Spring,
MD 20910